Full Agent Profile: Jessica Alvarez



NAME

Jessica Alvarez

AGENCY
BookEnds, LLC
AAR MEMBER
Yes
EMAIL
JAsubmissions@bookendsliterary.com
AGENCY WEB SITE
http://www.bookendsliterary.com/



FICTION GENRES
Mystery | Women's Fiction | Romance | Thrillers/Suspense | Erotica
NONFICTION GENRES

CURRENT STATUS
  • This agent accepts queries
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    SPECIAL INTERESTS
    • She's actively building her client list and is currently looking for women's fiction, erotica, single-title and category romance submissions. She uses her editorial background to help writers hone their skills and develop strong, marketable stories.
    DOES NOT REPRESENT
    • Young adult, sci-fi/fantasy, nonfiction
    SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

    FACTS/TIDBITS
    • Jessica began her publishing career in 2001 as an editorial assistant at Harlequin Books. There she had the opportunity to acquire and edit a wide array of women's fiction, specializing in historical romance, romantic suspense, and inspirational romance. Jessica left Harlequin in 2008 to pursue a freelance editing career, and completed projects for Harlequin, Scholastic Books, Thomas Nelson, and independent writers.
    EDUCATION


    NEW DEALS
    Fiction | Romance
    Melissa Cutler's COLTON'S COWBOY CODE, the second book in the Coltons of Oklahoma continuity series, to Shana Asaro at Harlequin Romantic Suspense, in a nice deal, for publication in July 2015, by Jessica Alvarez at BookEnds (World).

    Fiction | Romance
    Andrea Laurence's SEDUCED BY THE SPARE HEIR, Book three in the Dynasties continuity series, to Shana Asaro at Harlequin Desire, in a nice deal, for publication in July 2015, by Jessica Alvarez at BookEnds (World).

    Fiction | Romance
    USA Today bestselling author Stacey Kennedy's third book in the Dungeon's Key BDSM erotic romance series, to Sue Grimshaw at Loveswept, in a two-book deal, for publication in late 2016, by Jessica Alvarez at BookEnds (World).

    Fiction | Romance
    Melissa Cutler's first full-length novel in the Briscoe Ranch series that began with The Mistletoe Effect, featuring the employees of a wedding resort ranch who find true love of their own, to Holly Ingraham at St. Martin's, in a nice deal, in a three-book deal, for publication in Spring 2016, by Jessica Alvarez at BookEnds (World).

    Fiction | Romance
    Sharon Cullen's THE RELUCTANT DUCHESS, in which a noblewoman begins receiving threatening notes referencing her sister's long unsolved murder, and she must turn to her sister's ex-fiance for help, to Sue Grimshaw at Loveswept, for publication in Fall 2015, by Jessica Alvarez at BookEnds (World).

    Fiction | Romance
    Lara Lacombe's KILLER EXPOSURE, in which a chemistry professor is asked to assist a detective's investigation into a string of mysterious deaths that may be connected to the work the professor did when she was an industrial chemist, and A CONVENIENT ATTRACTION, to Rachel Burkot at Harlequin Romantic Suspense, in a nice deal, for publication in 2015, by Jessica Alvarez at BookEnds (World).

    PAST/PRESENT CLIENTS



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